The Cork and Kerry Diabetes and Heart Disease study: a report to the Department of Health and Children and the Southern Health Board.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575344
Title:
The Cork and Kerry Diabetes and Heart Disease study: a report to the Department of Health and Children and the Southern Health Board.
Authors:
Department of Health (DoH); Creagh, Don; Neilson, Stuart
Citation:
Department of Health and Children, Southern Health Board. 1997. The Cork and Kerry Diabetes and Heart Disease study: a report to the Department of Health and Children and the Southern Health Board. Dublin: Department of Health and Children.
Publisher:
Department of Health and Children and the Southern Health Board.
Issue Date:
1997
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575344
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
The primary aims of the study were: I. To estimate the prevalence of major card iovascular disease (CVD) risk factors, including Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, in the general population of males and females between the ages of 50-69 years. 2. To estimate the proportion of individuals in this age group at high absolute risk of cardiovascular disease events (Heart Attack and Stroke!. defined on the basis of pre-existing cardiovascular disease or as defined by the framingham CVO risk equations [lJ [2]. 3. To assess the perlormance of two widely used Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) risk-scoring charts in this population (The Sheffield Table [3) and The Cardiac Risk Assessor Chart [4]).
Keywords:
HEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENT; DIABETES MELLITUS; CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE; STROKE AND TIA

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorDepartment of Health (DoH)en_GB
dc.contributor.authorCreagh, Donen_GB
dc.contributor.authorNeilson, Stuarten_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-08-20T10:42:10Zen
dc.date.available2015-08-20T10:42:10Zen
dc.date.issued1997-
dc.identifier.citationDepartment of Health and Children, Southern Health Board. 1997. The Cork and Kerry Diabetes and Heart Disease study: a report to the Department of Health and Children and the Southern Health Board. Dublin: Department of Health and Children.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/575344en
dc.descriptionThe primary aims of the study were: I. To estimate the prevalence of major card iovascular disease (CVD) risk factors, including Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, in the general population of males and females between the ages of 50-69 years. 2. To estimate the proportion of individuals in this age group at high absolute risk of cardiovascular disease events (Heart Attack and Stroke!. defined on the basis of pre-existing cardiovascular disease or as defined by the framingham CVO risk equations [lJ [2]. 3. To assess the perlormance of two widely used Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) risk-scoring charts in this population (The Sheffield Table [3) and The Cardiac Risk Assessor Chart [4]).en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherDepartment of Health and Children and the Southern Health Board.en_GB
dc.subjectHEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENTen_GB
dc.subjectDIABETES MELLITUSen_GB
dc.subjectCARDIOVASCULAR DISEASEen_GB
dc.subjectSTROKE AND TIAen_GB
dc.titleThe Cork and Kerry Diabetes and Heart Disease study: a report to the Department of Health and Children and the Southern Health Board.en_GB
dc.typeReporten
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